Meaning of “hoarfrost” in the English Dictionary

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"hoarfrost" in British English

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hoarfrostnoun [ U or C ]

uk /ˈhɔː.frɒst/ us /ˈhɔːr.frɑːst/

a white layer of pieces of ice like needles that forms on objects outside when it is very cold

(Definition of “hoarfrost” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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